Bookings & Fees
Bookings are essential and can be made by phone 03 329 0160 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Each trek may have up to eight riders participating. We have a minimum ratio of one guide to four riders. Riding Sessions include registration, gearing up, a short video, partnering up with your horse and trekking. The sessions go from two hours to all day.
All horses are carefully chosen for your size, ability and style of riding.
We offer riding at 10.00am, 1.30pm and 5.00pm during daylight saving hours, min 2 riders.
Fees below are per person, and in New Zealand dollars.
Two Hour Sessions $110
One and a half hour horse contact time including partnering up.
One rider only (riders may invite others to join them or join an existing booked ride) $150.00
Three Hour Session $130.00
Two and a half hour horse contact time including partnering up.
One rider only (riders may invite others to join them or join an existing booked ride) $180.00
All Day Rides $240
Up to 6 hrs riding, includes lunch & partnering up. (One rider $290)
Ride to the Maxxx Card
Exclusive Rides - Your Own Guide
A personal trek guide for you, or your party for as long as you like.
Fee is twice the group ride fee.
There is a unique opportunity to train in leadership and team building for businesses and groups, using our partnering up theme.
Events are organised with you to suit your needs.
Prices on application.
Bring your own horse
Bring your own horse option is becoming very popular. This involves riding your own horse over our trails with a guide.
Fee is half the usual fee
Discounts for large groups.
$80.00 per hour pp for one or $50.00 pp for a group
The Saddle Club has six 2 hour sessions held weekly for 5 to 15 year old riders during the term. Covers a comprehensive programme Max in group 4 to 6. Min 3 $300.00 Holiday programmes: includes family members –trekking and games day $130.00 Overnight camp $180.00.
Over the Top to Governors Bay
Ride to Governors Bay Stay overnight and return. Riding only $340.00 Accommodation and Meals extra.
Becoming a Confident Horsey Parent (Course)
$145.00.00 per 2 week programme for parents
Download the fees schedule for Mt. Lyford & Otahuna: Fees.pdf
If your arrangement changes at the last minute call 03 3290160.
Not arriving for a ride without attempting to contact us will cost 50% of the fee for the ride pp.
Cancelling a ride within 12 hours will cost 25% of the fee for the ride pp. This does not apply in the case of bad weather, accident or illness.
Arriving late: Guides will attempt to make your time up, but are not obligated to do so, and you may forfeit your booked time but the fee remains the same.
Adding riders at the last minute: This is possible and worth asking for, but inclusion of that rider is always at the discretion of the guide.
Withdrawing riders at the last minute: Payment to be made in full.